Tag: Akwa Ibom State

Amrouche Quits Position as Libya Coach Ahead of AFCON Qualifier

Henry Solomon- October 10, 2018

Libya coach Adel Amrouche has resigned just days before his side face Nigeria in an African Nations Cup qualifier. The match is billed for Uyo, ... Read More

900 candidates to contest Saturday councils’ poll in Akwa Ibom

inno.korie- November 27, 2017

The Akwa Ibom State Independent Electoral Commission (AKISIEC) on Monday said 900 candidates would vie for positions in Saturday local government elections in the state. ... Read More

New Ibom Power Plant Board To Complete Phase 2 Capacity

Henry Solomon- March 31, 2017

The newly inaugurated board of Ibom Power Plant (IPP) has promised to complete the second phase of 494MW before the end of its tenure. The ... Read More

December 14, 2016 News Summary 13th December 2016: President Buhari Intervenes In Gambia Political Impasse, and more

admin- December 14, 2016

President Buhari Intervenes In Gambia Political Impasse High-level talks are now ongoing in Banjul the capital of Gambia towards finding lasting solutions to the political ... Read More

Saraki Commiserates With Victims of Uyo Church Collapse

Suleiman Idris- December 12, 2016

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Sunday sympathized with victims of the uncompleted Reigners Bible Church, which collapsed in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, on ... Read More

Church building Collapses In Uyo

Henry Solomon- December 10, 2016

Rescue workers are battling to evacuate victims in a church building which collapsed in Uyo on Saturday while service was in session. Some senior government ... Read More

Tragedy Strikes In Onitsha As Borehole Site Kills Three

admin- October 27, 2016

Tragedy struck Monday as three able-bodied men met their death at a bore hole site at Housing Estate, 33, Onitsha. According to reports, two of ... Read More

Minister Hails NAFEST 2016 For Strengthening National Unity

admin- October 11, 2016

Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Minister of Information and Culture says NAFEST 2016 a success. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has described the ... Read More

All You Need To know On News Summary; 28/9/2016. Update On Edo Governorship Election, Sale Of National Assets, etc

admin- September 28, 2016

GMN: Edo State Governorship Election Ahead of Governorship election in Edo State, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has expressed its readiness to conduct a ... Read More

Nigerian Navy Arrests MV STAR SHRIMPER And Destroys More Illegal Refineries

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 17, 2016

The Nigerian Navy has continued its crackdown on the activities of illegal crude oil thieves and pipeline vandals thus on 10 August 2016, a patrol ... Read More

EFCC To Investigate Akwa Ibom State Government Accounts

admin- August 8, 2016

Justice Ntong F.N. Ntong of the Akwa- Ibom State High Court, sitting in Ikot Ekpene, Akwa- Ibom State, has vacated an order of interim injunction ... Read More

Monarch’s Wife Gives Birth To A Baby In Kidnappers’ Den

Henry Solomon- May 21, 2016

Mrs Ubong Assam, the wife of the traditional ruler of Esit Eket in Akwa Ibom, was delivered of a baby girl on Friday, May 13, ... Read More

Child Abandoned For Witchcraft Finds Amazing New Life

Tanimu- April 3, 2016

A 2 year old boy was abandoned by his family, who accused him of being a witch in Uyo, Akwa Ibom state, southeast Nigeria. Hope ... Read More

National Economic Council, chaired by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 30, 2015

Another fruitful outcome from the maiden meeting of the National Economic Council is the charting of a new course for proper management of the Federation ... Read More

FG Assures On Winning War Against Insurgency

Arowobusoye Samuel- December 4, 2014

The Federal Government is assuring Nigerians and the International Community that the fight against insurgency in the North East will be won. President Goodluck Jonathan ... Read More

PDP South-South Reconciliation Committee Meets

Arowobusoye Samuel- October 10, 2014

Aggrieved aspirants and party stalwarts of the Peoples Democratic Party  APDP Akwa Ibom state are the first set to visit the PDP South South integration ... Read More

Akpabio Commissions Developmental Projects as Akwa Ibom Clocks 27 Years

Suleiman Idris- September 30, 2014

By Jenny Bassey As part of activities marking the twenty- seventh anniversary of the creation of Akwa Ibom State, Governor Godswill         ... Read More